The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for RDBMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RDBMS over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Relational Database Management System (RDBMS)
UK > Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 70 51
Rank change year-on-year +17 -19  
Permanent jobs citing RDBMS 120 95 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.42% 3.32% 4.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.06% 10.35% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 58 36 101
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.45% -10.00%  
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £69,500 £55,625 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

RDBMS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 995 918 1074
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 36.62% 32.09% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1417 1031 1802
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,050
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

RDBMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing RDBMS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for RDBMS in Scotland

RDBMS
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RDBMS in Scotland.

Salary trend for RDBMS in Scotland

RDBMS
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RDBMS in Scotland over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for RDBMS in Scotland

RDBMS
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RDBMS within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +4 77 £50,000 +11.11% 8
Edinburgh +28 42 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Midlothian - 1 £30,000 -
RDBMS
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing RDBMS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for RDBMS.

1 246 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 158 (64.23%) Java
3 147 (59.76%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (50.81%) TDD
5 103 (41.87%) SQL
6 96 (39.02%) Degree
7 76 (30.89%) Finance
8 75 (30.49%) Oracle
9 53 (21.54%) Spring
10 46 (18.70%) Oracle Database
11 36 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
11 36 (14.63%) SDLC
12 35 (14.23%) Unix
12 35 (14.23%) SQL Server
12 35 (14.23%) PL/SQL
12 35 (14.23%) Hibernate
13 32 (13.01%) JavaScript
14 30 (12.20%) Data Modelling
15 29 (11.79%) Oracle Database 10g
16 28 (11.38%) ETL
17 27 (10.98%) Linux
17 27 (10.98%) Scrum
18 26 (10.57%) JUnit
19 25 (10.16%) BDD
20 24 (9.76%) NoSQL
20 24 (9.76%) XML
20 24 (9.76%) SOA
20 24 (9.76%) Oracle9i Database
21 23 (9.35%) J2EE
21 23 (9.35%) HTML

RDBMS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (6.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (6.10%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.28%) WebLogic
4 11 (4.47%) JBoss
5 9 (3.66%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.63%) Apache
6 4 (1.63%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.81%) SAS
8 1 (0.41%) CMS
8 1 (0.41%) Confluence
8 1 (0.41%) Moodle
8 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.41%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.25%) GitHub
2 6 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.81%) SaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Office 365
4 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) Network Security
1 1 (0.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 46 (18.70%) Oracle Database
3 36 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
4 35 (14.23%) SQL Server
5 29 (11.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 24 (9.76%) NoSQL
6 24 (9.76%) Oracle9i Database
7 22 (8.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (6.10%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 13 (5.28%) Hadoop
9 13 (5.28%) MySQL
9 13 (5.28%) Oracle Database 12c
10 12 (4.88%) Big Data
11 11 (4.47%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (3.66%) DB2
13 8 (3.25%) Apache Hive
13 8 (3.25%) HBase
13 8 (3.25%) KDB
13 8 (3.25%) Kdb+
14 5 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (10.57%) JUnit
2 21 (8.54%) Selenium
3 15 (6.10%) PVCS
3 15 (6.10%) Talend Open Studio
4 11 (4.47%) Maven
5 9 (3.66%) Git (software)
6 8 (3.25%) ERwin
6 8 (3.25%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.25%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (2.85%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.63%) Subversion
8 4 (1.63%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.22%) Appium
9 3 (1.22%) JIRA
9 3 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (1.22%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.22%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.81%) Hudson
10 2 (0.81%) Mockito
General
1 76 (30.89%) Finance
2 4 (1.63%) Banking
2 4 (1.63%) Marketing
3 2 (0.81%) Electronics
3 2 (0.81%) Law
4 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 177 (71.95%) Developer
2 128 (52.03%) Java Developer
3 61 (24.80%) Senior Developer
4 41 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (9.35%) Oracle Developer
6 19 (7.72%) Architect
7 15 (6.10%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 14 (5.69%) DBA
9 13 (5.28%) Lead Developer
9 13 (5.28%) Lead Java Developer
10 12 (4.88%) Senior Architect
11 10 (4.07%) Data Architect
11 10 (4.07%) Senior Data Architect
12 9 (3.66%) Applications Developer
12 9 (3.66%) Designer
13 8 (3.25%) Oracle DBA
14 6 (2.44%) Digital Designer
14 6 (2.44%) Java Applications Developer
14 6 (2.44%) SQL Developer
15 5 (2.03%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (21.54%) Spring
2 35 (14.23%) Hibernate
3 24 (9.76%) XML
4 23 (9.35%) HTML
4 23 (9.35%) J2EE
5 22 (8.94%) CSS
6 19 (7.72%) SOAP
7 16 (6.50%) JMS
8 15 (6.10%) Web Services
9 14 (5.69%) HTML5
10 10 (4.07%) Ajax
11 9 (3.66%) .NET
11 9 (3.66%) jQuery
11 9 (3.66%) JSON
11 9 (3.66%) REST
12 8 (3.25%) AngularJS
12 8 (3.25%) Ext JS
13 7 (2.85%) Java EE
13 7 (2.85%) Kafka
13 7 (2.85%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.54%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.69%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.25%) User Experience
6 6 (2.44%) Taxonomies
7 3 (1.22%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.81%) Social Media
9 1 (0.41%) Clustering
9 1 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.41%) Replication
9 1 (0.41%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.23%) Unix
2 27 (10.98%) Linux
3 8 (3.25%) Windows
4 1 (0.41%) AIX
4 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.41%) Solaris
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (59.76%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (50.81%) TDD
3 36 (14.63%) SDLC
4 30 (12.20%) Data Modelling
5 28 (11.38%) ETL
6 27 (10.98%) Scrum
7 25 (10.16%) BDD
8 24 (9.76%) SOA
9 23 (9.35%) Infrastructure Management
10 21 (8.54%) OO
10 21 (8.54%) Test Automation
11 18 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (7.32%) Prototyping
12 17 (6.91%) Unit Testing
13 16 (6.50%) Mentoring
13 16 (6.50%) OOD
13 16 (6.50%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (6.50%) Web Development
14 14 (5.69%) Data Management
15 13 (5.28%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 158 (64.23%) Java
2 103 (41.87%) SQL
3 35 (14.23%) PL/SQL
4 32 (13.01%) JavaScript
5 18 (7.32%) Python
6 14 (5.69%) C#
7 11 (4.47%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.07%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.03%) Ruby
9 5 (2.03%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.63%) Perl
11 3 (1.22%) C++
11 3 (1.22%) PHP
12 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.81%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (0.81%) Scala
13 1 (0.41%) C
13 1 (0.41%) Go
13 1 (0.41%) Korn
13 1 (0.41%) sed
Qualifications
1 96 (39.02%) Degree
2 15 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.81%) ISEB
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.07%) QA
2 8 (3.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.25%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.22%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.25%) Data Guard
1 8 (3.25%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.41%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 75 (30.49%) Oracle
2 18 (7.32%) MicroStrategy
3 15 (6.10%) Sybase
3 15 (6.10%) Talend
4 10 (4.07%) IBM
5 8 (3.25%) Teradata
6 7 (2.85%) Microsoft
7 3 (1.22%) Twitter
7 3 (1.22%) Vertica
7 3 (1.22%) VMware
8 2 (0.81%) Cognos
8 2 (0.81%) Perforce
8 2 (0.81%) Tableau
8 2 (0.81%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.41%) Google
9 1 (0.41%) Informatica
9 1 (0.41%) Pega
9 1 (0.41%) Progress
9 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.41%) SAP
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